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Certified Coder, GVMP Billing Office
Full Time, 8:30am-5pm, Monday-Friday
Sellersville, PA 18960

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

Under general direction, the Certified Coder accurately codes all diagnoses and procedures in the medical record and abstracts relevant information from these medical records. The Certified Coder uses this information to form the basis of a patient information system relating to the clinical care of the patient. The essential functions of the Certified Coder are:

Essential Functions:
  • Assign codes to diagnoses and procedures, using ICD (International Classification of Diseases) and CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) codes.
  • Ensure codes are accurate and sequenced correctly in accordance with government and insurance regulations.
  • Follow up with the provider on any documentation that is insufficient or unclear.
  • Communicate with other clinical staff regarding documentation.
  • Search for information in cases where the coding is complex or unusual.
  • Receive and review patient charts and documents for accuracy.
  • Review the previous day's batch of patient notes for evaluation and coding.
  • Ensure that all codes are current and active.
     
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
 

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • High school diploma/GED and over 1 to 3 years of experience required.
  • Associate's degree from a health record technology program; equivalent approved courses of AHIMA or comparable work experience; minimum of one year experience in coding, abstracting and gathering statistical data in a healthcare setting required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Ability to listen to others required.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills required.
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills required.
  • Effective interpersonal skills required.
  • Demonstrated time management and priority-setting skills required.
  • Self-directed required.
  • Excellent organizational skills required.
  • Possesses familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) required.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • CCS or CCA upon hire required.
  • RHIA or RHIT upon hire preferred.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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